OVRP - Teaching Racing's Future...Fast

Getting Started (5+ Years Old)

Interested in outdoor kart racing? OVRP is a great place to get on the fast track. We offer a variety of outdoor kart racing activities for a wide variety of ability levels & ages. From young beginners, to seasoned drivers–racers come from all over the northeast to experience the thrill of kart racing at OVRP.

OVRP is perfect for the recreational racer who is just looking to have fun, as well as for the serious racers who are looking to compete and drive full speed in a controlled and supervised environment. Racing legends, Paul Newman, Danica Patrick & Marco Andretti have all been regulars at OVRP.

OVRP Karting Schools                    Driving instruction is an additional cost to kart rentals.

“First Time Driver” Session: This program offers extensive off track training and preparation prior to getting on track. Focus is on safely operating a kart, track rules & procedures.

The “First Time Driver” program is required for all Kid Kart rentals to drivers with limited on no “on track” karting experience.  It is included in the “Intro to Karting” for all Kid Karts for first time drivers.

The “First Time Driver” program is highly recommended for Micro/ Mini Kart Rentals to drivers with limited or no “on track” experience and can be working into their program either as an additional session (+$50) or in replacement of one of the on track sessions.

“Intro to Kart Racing” Lesson: One-on-one or small group learning–OVRP’s “Intro to Karting” is great way to begin to learn how to properly drive a kart. Basic safety and skills are discussed off-track.  Also includes one on-track lead/follow session. This program is available for Sr., Jr, Mini, and Micro karts and is packaged under our “Performance Kart Rentals.”  Pricing for the “Intro to Karting” program.

Intermediate & Advanced Kart Racing Lesson:
Advanced instruction that focuses on advanced skills, drills, and race craft.

Each program is tailored to suit the individual student and progresses at the student’s pace. It’s a great way to get a feel for karting without going all in.  Traditionally these consist of 6 10 min on track sessions with off track discussion and analysis. Pricing for Int / Adv Kart Racing Lessons.

All Classes Include:
     – Safety Gear
     – Kart Orientation
     – Track Orientation
     – Lead/Follow  
     – Learning The Line
     – Throttle & Braking 

First Time Driver:
     – Off track training
     – 1-1 suggested.  

Intermediate/ Advanced:
     – Race Craft 
     – Racing Line
     – Starts & Braking
     – Passing Strategy




2019 McAleer Summer Kart Racing Camps and Schools:  New Options!

Expert instruction by World Class Karting Champion, Stevan McAleer and his team. Designed for drivers of all ages/levels, enhancing every part of their race-craft aptitude, focusing on the fundamentals of karting including; qualifying, cold tire laps, passing, starts, and race strategy–and that only scratches the surface of this proven curriculum.

Again for 2019, McAleer will offer specific schools for Novice drivers and specific schools for intermediate/ advanced drivers.


July 8–10 Mon-Wed, 9am-3pm

July 15–17 Mon-Wed, 9am-3pm

Aug 12–14 Mon-Wed, 9am-3pm

Bring your equipment, or rent ours! Drivers can choose one session or all three.
Register ASAP, classes have waiting lists every year. 

Download the summer camp form here and email to stevanmcaleer43@hotmail.com:

Karting Sanctioning Bodies

For OVRP track rules, regulations & information, click here.